Oregon Man Jailed on Drug Charges, DUI after being Found Slumped over the Wheel

trooperarrestAn Oregon man was jailed with his bail set at $11,000 after a call went in to the Alaska State Troopers reporting a man slumped over the wheel at a Wasilla gas station on Monday night, the trooper dispatch reported.

Troopers responded to the Wasilla area service station at 8:50 pm on Monday night after receiving a report of “a man slumped over the wheel of a blue 1997 GMC pick-up truck,” troopers say. As a result of the investigation at the scene, 23-year-old Oregon resident Douglas Sharp, was placed under arrest.

Sharp was found to be in possession of heroin and methamphetamine. He was charged with Misconduct Involving a Controlled Substance IV x2, Driving Under the Influence-Drugs, and Driving While License Suspended.

Sharp was transported to Palmer where he was remanded to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility on $11,000 bail.